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ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 04, 2017
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Mary Bruce) A major victory for President Trump with the House passage of the Republican health care bill examined; scenes shown of protests; details given about a comparison of Obamacare & this bill outlined on screen. [TRUMP - says this a repeal/replace of Obamacare.] [Representative Ann WAGNER, Speaker of the House Paul RYAN, Representatives Chris COLLINS, Bill PASCRELL, Nancy PELOSI - offer views on this bill.] The issue of coverage of pre-existing conditions noted; statistics cited. [In Nov. 2016, TRUMP - says pre-conditions will be covered.] [In interview, Representative Kevin McCARTHY - says this gives people a choice.] The steep fight over this bill discussed.

(Studio: David Muir; White House: Jonathan Karl) The reaction to this bill & the repeal of Obamacare, the past anger at town hall meetings, this big victory for Trump, the Democrats' targeting of 23 Republicans in districts Hillary Clinton won discussed.

Muir, David;
Bruce, Mary;
Karl, Jonathan

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